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[World Map]

Image ID: ps_rbk_cd22_340

[World Map] (1584)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [World Map]

Creator(s)

: Ptolemy, 2nd cent. -- Author
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594  -- Illustrator

Source

: Cl. Ptolemaei Alexandrini, Geographiae Libri Octo, recognitiiam et diligenter emendati cum tabulis geographicis ad mentem auctoris restitutis ac emendatis, per Gerardvm Mercatorem ...

Source Description

: 2 p. l., 90 [i.e. 108] p., 20 l., 28 maps on 55 l., 16 l. incl. diagrs. 40 cm. (fol.)

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KB+ 1584 (Ptolemaeus, C. Cl. Ptolemaei Alexandrini, Geographiae Libri Octo)

Digital ID

: ps_rbk_cd22_340

Record ID

: 1931865

Digital Item Published

: 1-18-2011; updated 10-17-2011

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